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why-this - Why is this line here? Ask version control
why-this shows why the current line was changed on the right side of
line. It can also show editing history with heat map.
Blame on the right side of current line.
Blame on the right side of each line in region.
Editing history with heat map.
M-x package-refresh-contents and
M-x package-install RET why-this.
M-x quelpa RET why-this, Quelpa should get the recipe from MELPA
and install it.
(straight-use-package '(why-this :type git :repo "https://codeberg.org/akib/emacs-why-this.git"))
Supported version control systems
Current only two version control systems are supported:
- Mercurial (note: changes must be saved to be shown)
M-x why-this-mode to enable showing blame.
M-x why-this to show blame on echo area.
M-x why-this-annotate to show editing history on a dedicated
Put the following in your init file to enable
why-this-mode in every
why-this-mode won't be enabled on unsupported buffer.
why-this-annotate may be hard to read depending on the
theme. Put the following in your init file to change the colors:
For dark theme users:
(set-face-background 'why-this-annotate-heat-map-cold "#203448") (set-face-background 'why-this-annotate-heat-map-warm "#382f27")
For light theme users:
(set-face-background 'why-this-annotate-heat-map-cold "#dde3f4") (set-face-background 'why-this-annotate-heat-map-warm "#f0e0d4")
To disable the heat map:
(setq why-this-annotate-enable-heat-map nil)
Hovering on the message shows a tooltip, to disable it:
(setq why-this-enable-tooltip nil)
To get a list of all user options
M-x customize-group RET why-this.